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This is Knit

South William Street | Powerscourt Townhouse, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
+353 1 670 9981
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Friendliest yarn store in Dublin!

They were super friendly here and let us wind several balls of yarn that we brought with us. They... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rebecca H
via mobile
Top quality yarns

This place should be a destination for anyone who loves yarns, colors, and fiber. It’s a family run... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2018
Louise W
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Paris, France
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Dublin's best location for quality knitting and crochet supplies. Traditional Irish Tweed and exclusive locally hand-dyed yarns a speciality.
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“irish wool” (2 reviews)
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South William Street | Powerscourt Townhouse, Dublin Dublin 2, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They were super friendly here and let us wind several balls of yarn that we brought with us. They were also very helpful in finding patterns and supplies for new projects. They have to be one of the friendliest stores I've ever been in. I...More

Thank Rebecca H
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Thisisknit, General Manager at This is Knit, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your glowing review Rebecca! I hope you'll be able to visit us again in the future and we're looking forward to helping you again then. Happy knitting in the meantime!

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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

This place should be a destination for anyone who loves yarns, colors, and fiber. It’s a family run business and they are fully invested in finding beautiful yarns and materials as well as hand dyeing yarns. I intended to buy 1 or 2 yarns for...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely shop, ladies were very helpful and knowledgeable. Definitely worth the time and trip. Great selections of beautiful Yarns. Can’t wait to go back.

Thank Anthony Q
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

I am an avid knitter and couldn’t wait to check out this little shop. It did not disappoint. I was looking specifically for Irish wool and/or locally dyed yarn. The ladies at the shop were so friendly and helpful. I found exactly what I was...More

Thank Sadie21jean
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Thisisknit, Owner at This is Knit, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

We were delighted to be able to help! Thanks so much for the wonderful feedback x

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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Shops was very well organized and staff were very helpful and were trying to help. As a first time knitter I appreciated it much.

Thank Soen P
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

I want to personally thank you for helping my son, (who is in Ireland on business/pleasure) purchase special “gifts” for me this afternoon. He said you were both amazingly helpful and he had a wonderful time in your shop. He was so happy with his...More

Thank Joyce G
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Thisisknit, Owner at This is Knit, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Oh Joyce, thank you so much for this wonderful note. We're really glad your son enjoyed his time in the shop with us and that you are excited to see the lovely things he picked out for you! We wish you many enjoyable hours of...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

I had been to the old location of this store seven years ago. I stopped in today and the clerk helped me quickly find some local yarn I could take home for a souvenir. I explained I had about 2 minutes before my hubby got...More

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Thisisknit, Owner at This is Knit, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

I'm glad your short visit was successful, and we look forward to welcoming you for a more leisurely browse next time!

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Okay, this is easily my joint favourite yarn shop in Ireland/ The staff are so nice and helpful and I love their in-house brand of luxury yarn - it's amazing! They have a lovely selection of patterns and books, many from indie designers, which I...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

I know nothing about yarn but, as I was visiting from overseas I wanted to get my mother, a knitter, some nice Irish yarn. Was very happy with the customer service here and will send her here if she comes to Dublin.

Thank Jeffrey B
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Thisisknit, Owner at This is Knit, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

We're delighted that you had such a good experience in our shop Jeffrey. Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your review. Lisa

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Reviewed 26 March 2017

Full disclosure: this is my local yarn store. It is a central meeting place for the extended knit group and generally a place of refuge for many a fibre artist. Run by Lisa and Jacqui Sisk, they stock a wide range of Irish hand dyed...More

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Thisisknit, Owner at This is Knit, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

Thank you so much for this really amazing review Georsan! We're always so delighted to see you in the shop - and the next time you're in you are likely to get a giant hug! Lisa x

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MissKatie1230
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Response from Thisisknit | Property representative |
Yes Katie - we accept Visa and Mastercard as Aoife said (thanks Aoife!). We're looking forward to meeting you!
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